Bedřich Ščerban

Last updated
Born (1964-05-31) 31 May 1964 (age 56)
Jihlava, Czech Republic
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 176 lb (80 kg; 12 st 8 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Right
Played for HC Dukla Jihlava
Brynäs IF
VHK Vsetín
Essen Mosquitoes
Wölfe Freiburg
National teamFlag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czechoslovakia and
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
Playing career 19832008
Olympic medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 1992 Albertville Ice hockey

Bedřich Ščerban (born 31 May 1964 in Jihlava) is a Czech former professional ice hockey defenceman. He competed at three Winter Olympics. [1]


Ščerban began his career with HC Dukla Jihlava of the Czech Extraliga in 1986. In 1991, he moved to Finland's SM-liiga, spending one season with Tappara before moving the Sweden's Elitserien with Brynäs IF. He returned to the Czech Republic in 1996, splitting the year with HC Vsetín and a second spell with Dukla Jihlava. He would spend the next seven seasons in Germany, playing for the Essen Mosquitoes and EHC Freiburg. He returned to the Czech Republic in 2004, spending his final seasons playing in the 1. národní hokejová liga for HC Berounští Medvědi, SK Horácká Slavia Třebíč and a third spells with Jihlava before retiring in 2008.

Ščerban played on 1992 Bronze Medal winning Olympic Hockey team for Czechoslovakia.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

   Regular season   Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
1983–84 ASD Dukla Jihlava TCH 20002
1984–85 ASD Dukla JihlavaTCH4326810
1986–87 ASD Dukla JihlavaTCH41371026
1987–88 ASD Dukla JihlavaTCH435914
1988–89 ASD Dukla JihlavaTCH464151918
1989–90 ASD Dukla JihlavaTCH4581018
1990–91 ASD Dukla JihlavaTCH5711122316
1991–92 Tappara Liiga 4343718
1992–93 Brynäs IF SEL 375131836101676
1993–94 Brynäs IFSEL40612182671346
1994–95 Brynäs IFSEL404913261445912
1995–96 Brynäs IFSEL2204414
1995–96 Brynäs IF Allsv 17310131493364
1996–97 HC Petra Vsetín ELH 162244
1996–97HC Dukla JihlavaELH2515618
1997–98 ESC Moskitos Essen DEU II 6214385248
1998–99ESC Moskitos EssenDEU II5663844301123520
1999–2000 Moskitos Essen DEL 533161940
2000–01 EHC Freiburg DEU II41734413820228
2001–02EHC FreiburgDEU II629475644
2002–03EHC FreiburgDEU II56749563412410144
2003–04 Wölfe FreiburgDEL230101016
2004–05 HC Berounští Medvědi CZE II 121234
2004–05 SK Horácká Slavia Třebíč CZE II2501118
2005–06 SK Horácká Slavia TřebíčCZE II513161946
2006–07 SK Horácká Slavia TřebíčCZE II518233152501112
2007–08 HC Dukla JihlavaCZE II2316722
TCH totals27733599272
SEL totals139153853102316142024
DEU II totals27743206249194256152132


YearTeamEvent GPGAPtsPIM
1987 Czechoslovakia WC 1002214
1987 Czechoslovakia CC 60002
1988 Czechoslovakia OG 80332
1989 CzechoslovakiaWC103364
1990 CzechoslovakiaWC1001112
1991 CzechoslovakiaWC100334
1992 CzechoslovakiaOG60110
1992 CzechoslovakiaWC81010
1993 Czech Republic WC80002
1994 Czech RepublicOG801110
1994 Czech RepublicWC60004
1995 Czech RepublicWC80228
Senior totals984162062

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  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Bedřich Ščerban Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 23 May 2019.
Preceded by
Dominik Hašek
Golden Hockey Stick
Succeeded by
Robert Svehla